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Does your council cultivate transformative-thought leadership? Learn to leverage challenges unique to local areas.
Does globalisation drive change in policymaking? Learn how popular pressures influence public policy.
What are the changes and challenges for local government in the era of rapid change?
Dealing with corruption or impropriety? Learn to assess right from wrong. Forgo robotic thinking around complex moral or ethical issues
Service delivery is core for local government. Learn to redesign and enhance services for communities and improve council performance.
Learn to organise and manage in-line with contemporary trends in this public sector.
Promote fresh thinking to improve development assessment techniques and processes.
Are you leadership-ready for Council? Learn how to manage local government’s unique challenges, opportunities and influences.
Learn the building blocks of development assessment. Designed to support those new to the field needing a deeper understanding of the planning system.
What are the challenges faced by policymakers? Understand policy agendas, policy cycles and processes. Gain skills in policy formulation, strategy and implementation.
Understand the theory and practice of social planning in shifting social, political and economic environments.
Prevention and protection: Understand the legislation, planning and design principles that protect property and human life from bushfires.
Devising effective and responsive public policy and measuring its success.
Develop & maintain the skills and knowledge across a range of environmental health activities for the local community.
Understand how to use evidence to influence your policy goals or reform initiatives with this course.
Gain an in-depth understanding of NSW swimming pool legislation.
Challenge traditional ways of working, unleash your mindset. Begin here.
Strategic planning focuses on the future: how to set appropriate goals and ways to achieve them. Start here.
Module 1: Understand the steps for effectively planning your approach to engaging the public.
Module 2: Broaden your toolkit of techniques and bring creativity to your approach to public participation.
Are you regulation savvy? Stay up-to-date with the latest information and new developments in building regulation.
For building professionals stepping up. Cover complex multi-storey builds under the Building Code of Australia.
Start here to build your understanding of financial statements, budgeting and forecasting, and accounting principles, rules and compliance obligations.
Start your project management journey here.
Negotiating complex contracts? Get the best contract outcomes by learning the essential skills and techniques.
Plan a future workforce to deliver vital services linked with local, regional and state-wide priorities.
Evaluation is a valuable tool for designing and improving the delivery of programs and to assess how well they have achieved their outcomes.
Bring science into the office. Let your organisation make decisions based on real data with Evidence-Based Practices (EBP).
Get on top of tomorrow’s challenges of dealing with opposition today.
Becoming a certifier? If you are renewing or undertaking your certification enrol here.
Impact the real world. Shape policy and public behaviour with a nudge from the Behavioural Insights Team.
Know your building code for the design and construction of buildings in Australia.
Understand how local government makes a real-world impact on our communities.
Link copyright and human rights and understand the impact on issues like access to education